Syrup Pitcher

Syrup Pitcher

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Description
Plain, baluster-shaped or bellied syrup pitcher on short domed base with an inset, curved, U-shaped spout covered by a low-domed, hinged lid topped by cast split-scroll knop; spurred, D- or ear-shaped strap handle with short terminal. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jug, molasses
date made
ca 1830
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
Britannia (overall material)
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 13.6525 cm x 13.335 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
DL.364648
catalog number
364648
accession number
122439
Credit Line
Gift of Norman F. Jones
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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